UK Space Agency loses chief to ESA

As part of the reorganisation of the European Space Agency’s (ESA) directorates, Dr David Parker, the Chief Executive of the UK Space Agency, has been recruited to head up the new Human Spaceflight and Robotic Exploration Directorate. There is no news yet as to who...

Farnborough Air Show: Eight UK Spaceport candidates announced…while glamour, regret, tattoos and a few aircraft were on display as well

At the Farnborough International Air Show, Space technology was in evidence – most noticeably the special Space Zone in Exhibition Hall 3 where UK and other countries had their space wares on display.  There were also some big announcements. The UK Government...